Get a Free Pass for 30 Days
NEW! Webinars Clinical Teratology/Genetics
8 seconds left ×
CURRENT

(details from "Der Trunkene Silen") (see related A), 1616 Peter Paul Rubens (1577-1640) Alte Pinakothek Museum, Munich, Germany

Obese and elderly Silenus or Bacchus under the "influence" of wine. Before the Christian era, Bacchus was seen as a benign and positive emblem.

 

×